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Hotel and Tourism Management at Bond

The September semester for this program will be delivered in a multi-modal format, with classes designed to support and engage all learners. Whether they’re on campus or abroad, all students will be able to access Bond’s exceptional and personalised learning experience through dynamic and interactive lectures, tutorials, seminars, workshops and lab sessions. 

This program is not available to domestic students. Please see Master of International Hotel and Tourism Management.

There is no better place in the world to study hotel and tourism management than Australia’s Gold Coast, where over 10 million visitors a year support a growing network of hotels, resorts, theme parks and attractions. Studying in this ‘living laboratory’, the Master of International Hotel and Tourism Management at Bond will prepare you for professional and managerial roles in the tourism industry, including hotels, resorts, airlines, restaurants, theme parks, cruise lines, destination marketing and management organisations and events. Bond has strong relationships with Marriott, Accor, Hilton, InterContinental, Sheraton, Wyndham and many other international tourism organisations to ensure that you have the opportunity to see real industry projects and undertake internships throughout your studies. In this program you will complete a program of core business and advanced hotel and tourism management subjects. The program also includes a 20-week Work Integrated Learning component to ensure students gain real-world experience before they graduate.

What our students say

Ella Cohen

International Hotel and Tourism Management Student

"Every aspect of campus life attracted me; the clubs, the support, small class sizes and the campus itself. The ability to fast track my degree was another reason I chose Bond. And it definitely lived up to all my expectations! I will be a university graduate at 19 years of age, having been mentored by world-leading academics and undertaken real-life work experience. A degree from Bond isn’t just another degree. It really will set you up for the real world in many ways and you’ll create unforgettable memories while you’re here."

Ella Cohen

International Hotel and Tourism Management Student

"Every aspect of campus life attracted me; the clubs, the support, small class sizes and the campus itself. The ability to fast track my degree was another reason I chose Bond. And it definitely lived up to all my expectations! I will be a university graduate at 19 years of age, having been mentored by world-leading academics and undertaken real-life work experience. A degree from Bond isn’t just another degree. It really will set you up for the real world in many ways and you’ll create unforgettable memories while you’re here."

James Taylor

International Hotel and Tourism Management Student

“As a Bond student, I was able to have fantastic relationships with my teachers who were also industry professionals before becoming teachers at Bond. You receive lots of industry advice and networking opportunities before graduating. I chose Bond to study Hotel and Tourism due to its location. The Gold Coast is such a large tourism hub of Australia so there were plenty of opportunities to work in the industry part time and study at Bond."

James Taylor

International Hotel and Tourism Management Student

“As a Bond student, I was able to have fantastic relationships with my teachers who were also industry professionals before becoming teachers at Bond. You receive lots of industry advice and networking opportunities before graduating. I chose Bond to study Hotel and Tourism due to its location. The Gold Coast is such a large tourism hub of Australia so there were plenty of opportunities to work in the industry part time and study at Bond."

Key features

  • Gain industry experience while you study
  • Prepare yourself for a range of leadership and management roles in the hotel and tourism sector
  • Experience global business environments with international Study Tours available within Asia, South-East Asia and Silicon Valley.
  • Access to an array state-of-the-art learning resources including the Bond FinTech Hub, Commercialisation Centre, Centre for Actuarial and Financial Big Data Analytics and Transformer.

About the program

The Master of International Hotel and Tourism Management (Professional) program is designed for students seeking senior management roles, or wanting to own and operate their own business, within the hotel and tourism industries. Students will complete a program of core business and advanced hotel and tourism management subjects. Show more

The Master of International Hotel and Tourism Management (Professional) program is designed for students seeking senior management roles, or wanting to own and operate their own business, within the hotel and tourism industries. Students will complete a program of core business and advanced hotel and tourism management subjects. These advanced subjects are designed to equip graduates with key capabilities expected of managers in the hotel and tourism sectors - including the ability to analyse complex information; develop strategies to identify and manage risk; build business resilience; embed sustainable practices into the business; and manage revenue. The program also includes a 20-week Work Integrated Learning component to ensure students gain real-world experience before they graduate.  The program prepares students to think critically, communicate professionally, work collaboratively, make ethical and responsible business decisions, and work effectively in senior management positions in an industry which is characterised by change and uncertainty. Show less

ModeOn Campus and Remote
Due to current travel restrictions, this program will temporarily be delivered using a mixture of on-campus, remote and multi-modal classes to support and engage all students, from all parts of the world. 
Duration92 weeks
Starting semesters
  • September 2020
  • January 2021
  • May 2021
  • September 2021
  • January 2022
  • May 2022
  • September 2022
  • January 2023
  • May 2023
  • September 2023
Program typeMasters Coursework
Study areaHotel and Tourism
Program codeBN-13141
CRICOS code102621M
Credit for prior studyFor more details on applying for credit, please contact the Student Business Centre: [email protected]

The Master of International Hotel and Tourism Management (Professional) program comprises 13 subjects, as follows:

Required subjects (8)

Plus Professional subject (1) 
(students must complete one (1) of the following subjects)

*Please note that the Professional Portfolio or Professional Development subject is a 20-week, 45-credit point subject and is taken in the last semester of the program once all other coursework subjects have been completed. The Career Development Centre will provide assistance in choosing the relevant professional subject prior to your last semester. 

Elective (4)

  • Students can choose 4 General Elective Subjects (40CP).
  • General elective – A subject that may be chosen from any subject on offer across the University provided requisites, enrolment restrictions and any other faculty requirements have been met. 

Specialisation

Opportunity 

Students may also choose one of the following opportunities to use your elective subject to have international experiences or an Internship opportunity provided you meet the requirements. Please discuss with the Enrolment Advisor in the Student Business Centre.

Study Tour
  • The Study Tour requires approval from the Faculty. (Please note that additional costs and visa requirements are associated with this subject).
Business Internship
  • The Internship requires a GPA credit average and requires approval from the Faculty with an application to the Career Development Centre.
Individual Study Topic
  • The Individual Study Topic is only available in exceptional circumstances and requires the Program Director's approval.

    Please visit BBS Program Structure and Sequencing for guidance on study plans.

    The below fees are based on the total estimated program fee. Professional program fees include four standard full time semesters plus a final semester professional subject, which is charged at a different rate to a standard semester of coursework.

    Total program fee:

    • Students commencing study in 2020: $65,070
    • Students commencing study in 2021: $67,410

    Find out your financing options and other costs to consider.

    Tuition fees are subject to change on an annual basis and will be charged at the appropriate fee for the year of enrolment.

    * Note: for students commencing January 2021 the University has held the 2020 tuition fee amount in recognition of the current circumstances, with 2021 fees effective only from the University’s May 2021 semester.

    Academic entry requirements

    Completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree in a field cognate to the proposed degree.

    Please contact the Office of Future Students for further information.

    English language proficiency requirements

    As tuition is delivered in English, all students will be required to provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language. Read more detailed information on English language proficiency requirements for university study.

    Credit for prior study

    Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students. Please refer to how to apply for credit for more information

    Key dates

    Bond University calendar

    How to apply

    In order to apply for study at Bond University, you will need to complete the online application form. To find out more about the application process please refer to how to apply.

    Program variations

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